There's something about a vandal's lust
The lifestyles of the scandalous
Ain't nothing like it - america loves gangsters (ha ha ha ha)
There is something about a gangster’s villainous life that makes other people idolize him.
Even Kanye admits when he was a kid he “looked up to the dope man” part of this is because they were actually making money which is what everyone wants to do.
America does have a kind of love affair with gangsters and they’ve become sort of heroes, as you can see in movies such as: The Godfather, Scarface, J. Edgar and Public Enemies.
Gangsters is also heavily glorified in some parts of the hip hop culture, notably by artists as Game, 50 Cent and Dr. Dre (mostly in his earlier stuff)
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